Sr. Security Analyst

  • Calance,
  • Torrance, CA
Security and Risk and Controls and vulnerabilities
Contract W2, 12 Months
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description


FOR IMMEDIATE DETAILS ABOUT THIS POSITION, contact ANY of us direct, referencing the job# below:


Kindest Regards:


RASHMI KHULLAR: (949) 860-4705 // RKhullar@calance.com

JUSTIN MATLIN: (949) 860-4716 // JMatlin@calance.com

MICHELL CASEY: (949) 860-4715 // MCasey@calance.com

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** We will NOT accept 3rd Party/Corp to Corp (C2C) consultants **

Position: Sr. Security Analyst
JOB REF#: 16120

Duration: 12+ Months (On-going Contract)

Location: Torrance, CA 90501 (on-site only)

Rate: Open, depends on exp level (W2 Only)

Sr. Security Analyst works with business units and with other risk functions to identify security requirements, using methods that may include risk and business impact assessments. Although this is a contract role, the average consultant has been on project between 5-7 years. All work will be performed on-site and you MUST be available for a face to face interviews.

Job Description
Assists coordination and completion of information security operations documentation.
Works with information security leadership to develop strategies and plans to enforce security requirements and address identified risks.
Reports to management concerning residual risk, vulnerabilities and other security exposures, including misuse of information assets and noncompliance.
Plays an advisory role in application development or acquisition projects to assess security requirements and controls to ensure that security controls are implemented as
planned.
Collaborates on critical IT projects to ensure that security issues are addressed throughout the project life cycle.
Works with IT department and members of the information security team to identify, select and implement technical controls.
Develops security processes and procedures, and supports service-level agreements (SLAs) to ensure that security controls are managed and maintained.
Advises security administrators on normal and exception-based processing of security authorization requests.
Researches, evaluates and recommends information-security-related hardware and software, including developing business cases for security investments.


Daily Tasks Performed:


Maintain in-depth knowledge of company strategic business plans.
Provide security architectural expertise, direction, and assistance to systems analysts, systems engineers, software development teams, and other systems and security architects.
Create and maintain the enterprise security architecture strategy and roadmap.
Ensure that proposed and existing security architectures are aligned with organizational goals and objectives.
Document existing security architecture and technology portfolio; make recommendations for improvements and/or alternatives.
Create and maintain the enterprise security architecture documents (policies, standards, baselines, guidelines and procedures).
Promote security architecture process, outcomes, and results to the organization and senior leadership.
Lead programs to develop, maintain, and govern the security architecture across the organization.
Define, explain, and advocate security technology strategy.
Collaborate with IT leaders and project managers to ensure progress towards security architecture alignment with project goals and requirements.
Participate in enterprise architecture governance process to influence projects to align to enterprise security architecture standards, as well as to identify when it is necessary to
modify the enterprise security architecture.
Direct and conduct research on emerging security technologies in support of systems development efforts, and recommend security technologies that will increase enterprise
security.

REQUIRED SKILLS/EXPERIENCE: (Resume must reflect this experience)
5+ years of combined experience in IT and Information Security, performing as a Security Analyst
In-depth knowledge and understanding of information risk concepts and principles, as a means of relating business needs to security controls.
Knowledge of and experience in developing and documenting security architecture and plans, including strategic, tactical and project plans.
Knowledge of the fundamentals of project management, and experience with creating and managing project plans, including budgeting and resource allocation.
In-depth knowledge of risk assessment methods and technologies.
Proficiency in performing risk, business impact, control and vulnerability assessments.
Strong understanding of business applications, including ERP and financial systems.
Excellent technical knowledge of mainstream operating systems [ie Microsoft Windows and Oracle Solaris] and a wide range of security technologies, such as network
security appliances, identity and access management (IAM) systems, anti-malware solutions, automated policy compliance tools, and desktop security tools.
Experience in developing, documenting and maintaining security policies, processes, procedures and standards.
Knowledge of network infrastructure, including routers, switches, firewalls, and the associated network protocols and concepts.

Worked with IT Security Architecture Domains: Identify & Access Management; Network Protection; Data Protection; and/or Application Protection.
Experience with common information security management frameworks, such as [International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 2700x and the ITIL, COBIT and NIST frameworks.
Must have a stable work history, working in a similar role
Must have EXCELLENT oral communication skills

EDUCATION: Bachelor's degree in information systems or equivalent work experience.

Other Must Have's:
Must be able to work as a W2 hourly consultant (H1 Transfer's available)
Must reside LOCALLY (S. California) area
MUST be available for a face to face interview


DESIRED:


Security Certifications
Audit, compliance or governance experience is preferred.
Experience in developing enterprise security architecture designs and design document creation.
Leadership experience in managing multiple cross-functional teams or projects, and influencing senior management and key stakeholders.
Knowledge of all components of holistic enterprise architecture, business re-engineering principles and processes, and basic knowledge of financial models and budgeting.
Experience presenting strategies and tactical action plans to senior management.
Experience in working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.
Proven project planning and management experience across multiple locations and stakeholder groups.


Calance Benefits Offerings:


H1 Transfers
Medical/Dental/Vision benefits (HMO/PPO)
401K Retirement program
Paid Bi-Weekly/Direct Deposit
Flex Spending Plan
Voluntary Life, AD&D, STD or LTD plans


Recruiter: Calance Recruiters
Phone: (800) 732-4680
Dice Id : cxbcsi
Position Id : JobNum33231
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